San Bernardino DUI checkpoint results in 10 arrests, 167 tickets

San Bernardino Sun is reporting that San Bernardino police arrested 10 people and wrote 167 tickets during a weekend driver’s license and sobriety checkpoint on Saturday afternoon and evening. The checkpoint was from 3 until 11 p.m. in the 1600 block of West Fifth Street.

In addition to the tickets and criminal arrests, officers impounded 69 vehicles Police said 50 motorists ticketed did not have a license or were driving on a suspended license. Four of the 10 people arrested were suspected of driving while under the influence, police said.

The DUI checkpoint was funded by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).

Comments about this post can be directed to San Bernardino DUI attorney William Weinberg at (714) 834-1400.